CORPER, DON’T FOLLOW ANY FEMALE INDIGENE

NYSC members in a parade (Corpers) "Corpers, never follow any female indigene of this village. If you must follow your fellow corpers." This was the warning we were given when we arrived our PPA as members of the mandatory National Youth Service Corps. The advice had been sounded long before our arrival to the PPA …

RAPE: WHERE DO WE GO FROM HERE?

Rape is a type of sexual assault usually involving sexual intercourse or other forms of sexual penetration carried out against a person without that person's consent. The act may be carried out by physical force, coercion, abuse of authority, or against a person who is incapable of giving valid consent, such as one who is unconscious, incapacitated, has an intellectual disability or is below the legal age of …

THE MUTED CHILD

Ibinabo Sekibo A controversial statement to call one who was pregnant, a virgin; but then, I don’t know how I would have classified this young lady. Well,I remember moving in to this new apartment with my boyfriend and amongst the judgmental stares I got from those already living in that environment; one stood out the …